12-Year-Old Oklahoma Collector Ty Duren Wins Grand Prize in 2021 Panini NBA Player of the Day Hobby Shop Promotion

Duren surprised with news last week at special event with friends and family at MM7 Sports Cards in Moore, Okla. Almost 100,000 card collectors at more than 600 hobby shops nationwide participated in the 2021 Panini NBA Player of the Day promotion this season -- and although thousands of prizes were awarded to collectors, only 12-year-old Ty Duren of Choctaw,…

Panini America’s Popular NBA Player of the Day Hobby Shop Promotion Returns to a Record 550+ Hobby Shops

As the 2020-21 NBA season hits the homestretch, a record 550 hobby shops across the country will be rewarding collectors for purchasing Panini America NBA trading cards for the sixth consecutive season by hosting the Panini NBA Player of the Day Hobby Shop Promotion. Late last week, participating shops received their promotional kits and, by now, most of them have started to…

Even Virtually, Knicks Star RJ Barrett Shines Brightly During 2020 Panini NBA Player of the Day Grand Prize Event

Ever since she was announced as the 2020 Panini NBA Player of the Day National Sweepstakes Grand Prize winner in October, Heather May (of North Wilkesboro, N.C.) has been wondering which former Duke basketball star she would get to meet as part of her ultimate collector experience.  Once Panini America officials learned that May was the contest winner and a…

North Carolina Collector Heather May Wins Grand Prize in 2020 Panini NBA Player of the Day Promo

Almost 100,000 card collectors at more than 400 hobby shops nationwide participated in the 2020 Panini NBA Player of the Day hobby shop promotion this season and, although tens of thousands of prizes were awarded to collectors, only 18-year-old Heather May of North Wilkesboro, N.C., parlayed her lucky pack of Panini NBA trading cards into the grand prize. This past…

Panini America’s Popular NBA Player of the Day Hobby Shop Promo Returns to a Record 450+ Stores

While NBA teams prepare for long playoff runs with visions of NBA Finals trips in their collective heads, NBA trading card collectors will be playing for more than 100,000 prizes at hobby shops across the U.S. as Panini America's fifth annual NBA Player of the Day Hobby Shop Promotion tips off in the coming days (if it hasn't already in…

Sixers Rookie Matisse Thybulle Impresses During 2019 NBA Player of the Day Grand Prize Event

Furlong, Pa. -- Both literally and figuratively, Philadelphia 76ers rookie Matisse Thybulle seemed larger than life last week to 11-year-old Quinn Slack and his buddies. After all, it's not every day that you have a 6-5, 200-pound NBA player in your living room . . . on your driveway basketball hoop . . . sitting next to you opening a…

Father-Son Duo to Spend the Day with 76ers Rookie Matisse Thybulle as Grand Prize Winner in the Panini NBA Player of the Day Hobby Shop Promotion

Almost 100,000 card collectors at more than 400 hobby shops nationwide participated in the most recent Panini NBA Player of the Day hobby shop promotion this season and although thousands of prizes were awarded to collectors, only Chris and Quinn Slack of Furlong, Pa., parlayed their lucky pack of Panini NBA trading cards into the chance to spend a day with…

Thon Maker Makes His Mark During Panini NBA Player of the Day Tipoff Event (Video)

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Bucks towering rookie Thon Maker helped tipoff the 2017 Panini NBA Player of the Day hobby shop promotion in grand fashion last week during a special appearance at Name That Card in Milwaukee. The affable big man interacted with Name That Card customers young and old, signed autographs and wore an authentic smile throughout the appearance. In…